Fontana Regional Library serving Jackson, Macon and Swain counties with six public libraries in Western North Carolina
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Librarian: Mary Lou Worley
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The library will be closed for training on Wednesday, March 26 and Monday, Friday, September 26. Please check the calendar on the home page of this website for holiday closings.
Author Talk & Presentation
Thursday, January 2 at 4 pm (time subject to change) author presentation and food tasting. at the library.
Meet author Karin Hammler, who will talk about the journey from the blank page to getting published. Local chef Debbie Grossman contributes delicious tidbits, pairing food with reading and writing for all ages.
Local musicians, most from Macon County, will share their special blend of classic country music, golden oldies and gospel tunes at the Hudson Library on the first Friday of every month, May through October at 1:30 pm.
“The Lady and the Old Timers” a band of nine old timers, five over 80 with the oldest being 88 years young, will provide vocals and music by stringed instruments and one harmonica.
Members include vocalist Delia Sears along with Fred Kirkland and Jim Brown on guitar; Roy Wood on dulcimer; Martha Wood on fiddle; Carl Sears on bass; "Wild Bill" Jackson on harmonica; Robert Bradley on mandolin; and Roy Ramsey on dobro.
The public is enthusiastically invited to attend this special presentation which is free.
Movies are free and projected onto an 8 x 10 ft. screen using and LCD projector.
Due to Production Studio guidelines the library may not include movie titles or studio names in its advertising. Please call the library for movie titles.
RECENTLY RELEASED MOVIES
Third Wednesday in the Month - 2:00 pm. English subtitles will be turned on for all films as a courtesy to those with hearing difficulties. Donations are always welcome. Popcorn will be served; feel free to bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.
The new sign for the Hudson Library has been installed and is an eye-catching beauty. It was modeled after the painting by Rosemary Stiefel.
Just for Kids
Hudson Library has a kids library that’s separate from the adult section, with lots of books and four computers for children through middle-school age.
During the week, there are special programs for preschoolers and home-schoolers.
Check out the amazing dragon puzzle table in the children's room/ It was completely handmade by architect Paul Schmitt.
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